Dynamics AX 2012 SCM: Micro improvements #4

Here the other day I came over a functional change in AX 2012 compared to AX 2009 and earlier versions. It is related to the “Deliver Now” field on the sales lines and on the line quantity form.

In earlier releases we could use this field to reverse a packing slip or to credit an invoice. This is no longer an option. The reason is to make sure that you reverse the right transactions with the right dimensions. Also in AX 2009 it was possible to reverse a packing slip that had already been invoice, and completely messing up the transactions with no way to correct it up. With this new restriction in AX 2012 that problem is gone.

Now you must either use the “credit note” or the copy features to reverse the transactions.

Microsoft has also given us the “Correct” and “Cancel” feature on the packing slip journal and invoice journal.

Personally I first though this was a bug introduced in AX 2012, But I now realized that it actually was a good new feature J.

Happy DAX’ing !

 

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Greetings. I appreciate that you’ve helped create this worldwide blog community—as a consultant working from Norway, the blog lets me share more than 14 years of experience with Microsoft Dynamics AX. Along the way, I developed the DCS, BTI, SYNC, KIT and the WM&D solution. My blog focuses on my deepest interests and expertise: along with a 360 degree view of warehouse management topics, I welcome opportunities to dive into retail and intercompany supply chain automation, logistics, and production—everything that is moving around in a truly connected enterprise. As executive consultant for Dynamics AX, I specialize in strategic development and planning for corporate vertical solutions and works to build international networks that increase knowledge and understanding for Dynamics AX. As an advocate for both providers and customers, I'm committed to ensure that customers meets constantly changing needs, and I see community as key for increasing expertise.
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3 Responses to Dynamics AX 2012 SCM: Micro improvements #4

  1. Erlend Dalen says:

    Ain’t that a typical MS quote: “It’s not a bug, it’s a feature”? :)

  2. Melissa says:

    Is there a way to reverse packing slip of kit-lines in AX2009? or the only solution is to return the order and credit note?. Thanks and Best Regards

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